Finbar O'Mallon, Financial Review

Finbar O'Mallon

Financial Review

Canberra, ACT, Australia

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Recent articles by Finbar:

Virus spread masked by lack of tests, irregular reporting

Experts say Australia should have a national approach to reporting negative and positive rapid COVID-19 tests. → Read More

Australia COVID: SA urged to keep border open as NSW, Victoria stay the course

Canberra and business groups tell South Australia not to backflip on reopening borders. → Read More

Gen Z workers willing to reject jobs based on climate change values

People aged 18 to 24 are more likely to choose a company based on its climate change policies than older workers. → Read More

NSW COVID-19 cases set to rise as the state opens up

The state can expect to see a surge in cases, but high vaccination rates are expected to curb the worst effects. → Read More

Conservative reformer: Dominic Perrottet

What should NSW expect from a new Premier who says he is inspired by John Howard, Paul Keating, and Donald Trump? → Read More

NSW refuses to give business reopening date

NSW businesses are told to make their own decisions when to take bookings ahead of reopening, as the Treasurer calls for more freedoms for the unvaccinated. → Read More

‘Chaos will ensue’: NSW businesses seek early advice on health orders

Businesses want the NSW government to release draft public health orders for when the state reopens at 70 per cent. → Read More

NSW records worst day yet as Premier pushes ahead with reopening

NSW has reported its worst day for new local cases since the coronavirus pandemic began as Premier Gladys Berejiklian warned the situation will worsen. → Read More

NSW COVID-19: restrictions extended, mass vaccination centre opens at Olympic Park

NSW residents aged 40 to 49 will receive unused vaccine doses in a matter of weeks as the state opens a mass vaccination hub in Sydney. → Read More

‘Never going back’: pandemic pushes Australians to digital wallets

A new survey found nearly half of Australians set up a digital wallet during the pandemic which industry heads say ‘sped up the inevitable’ digital switch. → Read More

NSW seeks lion’s share of coronavirus vaccine

NSW has called for a larger share of the vaccine due to its bigger hotel quarantine program. → Read More

Australia reopening but WA remains the holdout

Australian is slowly reopening as more jurisdictions lift borders to Sydneysiders, but residents there still face a mixed bag of health travel restrictions. → Read More

Australia goes four days without new cases as industries call for help

MPs from Sydney's northern beaches want support packages that could be applied nationally for future lockdowns. → Read More

Coronavirus NSW: Masks compulsory in Sydney from Monday

Sydneysiders are now required to wear masks, with police to start issuing fines for non-compliance from midnight on Monday. → Read More

Coronavirus Australia: Suburban cafes go strong as cities empty

Consumer spending data shows central business districts in Melbourne and Sydney have hollowed out while the suburbs have seen a renaissance. → Read More

Back to the office by PM's Christmas deadline? Don't bet on it

Fear of using public transport remains the biggest hurdle to getting employees back to their desks as companies plan varied office comeback dates. → Read More

Tickle-ups, emails and drinks: why Berejiklian is fronting ICAC

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has managed to avoid questions over recent evidence to the state's corruption watchdog but will appear before an inquiry on Monday. → Read More

Clubs, hotels baulk at NSW gambling shake up

Customer Service Minister Victor Dominello said the changes were meant to help crack down on problem gambling. → Read More

Skippers fear Sydney to Hobart is on the rocks

Organisers will give an update in October on whether the 2020 Sydney to Hobart yacht race will go ahead. → Read More

Question Time a 'total sham': ex-Speaker

Parliamentary Question Time has become a "total sham" abused by the government to tout propaganda and abuse opponents, a controversial former Speaker says. Pe... → Read More